Repensar el reciclaje
Polímeros de alto desempeño Vistamaxx™

El reciclaje de plásticos es un mercado en crecimiento a nivel mundial, y por buenas razones. El uso de insumos reciclados de bajo costo puede suponer un ahorro para las empresas y es excelente para el medioambiente. Pero los diferentes tipos de plástico pueden ser incompatibles y clasificarlos puede ser un proceso costoso y largo.

Los polímeros de alto desempeño Vistamaxx compatibilizan los plásticos de PE y PP y permiten que se mezclen en la masa fundida, eliminando la necesidad de separación. También mejoran la calidad del producto final para aplicaciones de alto valor, que incluyen:

Beneficios clave:

repensar el reciclaje - banner de beneficios: ofrece ahorros de costos, aumenta la consistencia del proceso, mejora la resistencia de la salida, abre nuevas posibilidades de productos

Turning discarded milk tea cups to useful phone cases


Takeaway beverage cups and food containers, typically made of polypropylene, are usually not recycled after use because they become brittle after recycling. Through our collaboration with Meituan Waimai, HeyTea, TRASHAUS and Rhino, Vistamaxx™ performance polymers turned 1,900 discarded milk tea cups into 3,800 phone cases with improved toughness, durability and comfortable touch.

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The beginning: Atando Cabos part 1

 

Discarded plastic fishing rope were contaminating the delicate ecosystem of Patagonia. Atando Cabos wanted to recycle these ropes, but found they were made of incompatible plastics which couldn’t be separated. Learn how ExxonMobil worked with them to find a solution using Vistamaxx performance polymers, which not only allows the ropes to be recycled, but dramatically improves end-product quality.

 

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Building on Success: Atando Cabos part 2


Atando Cabos has demonstrated that effective recycling requires initiative, perseverance and collaboration. And that the result is worth the effort. Using Vistamaxx performance polymers, over 1200 tons of discarded fishing ropes have already been recycled into high impact resistant crates. Watch our new video to see how.


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